Boost meeting ROI & Engagement

Best practices to extend your meeting engagement duration — and increase ROI as a result. We help you develop an agenda, find the ideal location, contract and negotiate with vendors, […]

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All-Inclusive Meeting Solutions

Over the past year or so, we’ve learned to make do with virtual meetings. Now, it’s time to bring the camaraderie, connectivity, and cheer back to your teams through in-person/hybrid […]

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Creating a safe and healthy attendee experience

When returning to in-person meetings, focusing on safety, efficiency, and transparency are as crucial to an event’s success as securing the right dates, rates, and meeting spaces (check out our […]

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Deciphering time-relevant contract legalese

Leveraging 30+ years of experience and longstanding relationships with worldwide partners, our team crafts and fine-tunes contracts that provide highly negotiated cost-savings and concessions, while mitigating risk and liabilities. That […]

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Finding the right destination for your next event

Let’s talk about venue sourcing (no, that doesn’t mean searching for a new Zoom background). One of the first questions attendees ask about a meeting is: where is it? And […]

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Strategic Event Design

Much like a skyscraper, successful events stand on a strong foundation and a detailed plan. In this new era of varied event formats (virtual, hybrid, in-person), strategic meeting and event […]

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Choosing a meetings & events partner

The right events partner will feel like a natural fit—Sonny to your Cher, Pippen to your Jordan, Chewbacca to your Han Solo, Woody to your Buzz Lightyear. (You get the […]

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Face-to-Face meetings – a safe return…

81% of meeting planners polled in the US will hold their next in-person event this year and 71% of European and UK planners are planning events for 2021.     […]

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Synchronized meeting pods

Is it a virtual meeting? Hybrid meeting? In-person live meeting? It’s the Synchronized Pod Meeting!   The Synchronized Pod Meeting is 2-way communication via virtual bridges across numerous venues across […]

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Hybrid meetings – tips & strategies

You can’t be in two places at once, but is this true? Star Trek had the teleporter and also Captain Kirk, but today we have the hybrid meeting! It’s all […]

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Virtual conference ideas

There is nothing worse than a flat virtual conference that lacks clear focus and engagement. Distractions are only a quick click away in the virtual meeting world, so save your […]

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Meet with Total Confidence

Take lessons learned from 2020 and apply them to all meetings, whether F2F, hybrid, or virtual. A positive outlook for 2021.   Early 2021 – A continuation of 2020?   […]

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A note from Bucom’s Director of Operations, Ludwig Krammer

Dear Friends, As the holiday season rushes upon us, I find myself reflecting on the past year and those who have helped carry our nation and its families through such […]

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What are hybrid meetings… and why you need a customized approach

Let’s face it – the way we meet has changed dramatically.     Many of us have recently turned to virtual collaboration tools like Zoom, Google Hangouts, etc. so that, […]

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Bucom’s Tips to Working from Home

After weeks of our daily routines being drastically turned upside down, it’s time to accept that this is the new normal. Many of us are working from home; for some […]

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Always Innovating: Reimagining Our Look

Decades of success doesn’t happen by staying the same. Success is the ability to adapt and evolve with a constantly changing world, making ourselves and the work we do better. […]

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Meetings That Will Give Your Employees FOMO

When your employees catch their first glimpse of your meeting invite in their inbox, what is their reaction? Are they quickly adding the details to iCal, or are they searching […]

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DIY Meeting and Event Planning: Top 10 Reasons To Outsource

DIY meeting and event planning sounds good, in theory. Why not save on your total costs by handling the details yourself?  In fact, why doesn’t everyone go this route? In […]

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